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What is the standard form equation of the line passing through (5, -3) with a slope of -3?

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    the standard form equation is y=mx+b m is the slope, and b is the y intercept (the y number at which x=0)

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    Use point-slope form first.

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    y-y1=m(x-x1)

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    You already have the slope, so the only thing you need to find is the y intercept

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    plug in your slope and plug in your point as (x1,y1) then just solve for y. :)

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    3x + y = -12?

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  7. nasryn Group Title
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    solve for y

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    i don't need to though, that would be the answer. correct?

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    yes. :) I believe so.

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